Feb 19, 2019

The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition

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Specialist Essay Editing Competition Skill Building


The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition, under the Royal Commonwealth Society, was launched by HRH The Duchess of Cornwall as a chance for all young Commonwealth citizens and residents to share ideas and develop their creative skills in the spirit of multi-cultural and global connection aross the Commonwealth.

Building upon the 2019 theme of A Connected Commonwealth, the topics for 2020 draw on the increasing youth movement across the Commonwealth and the ongoing climate crisis. Young people are called upon to consider their position and power in bringing about change, and how the Commonwealth can be used as a tool for positive action. 

For further information visit the official website here

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

14 and below for Junior category, 14-18 for Senior category



Anyone can participate

Participation Cost


Submission Fee

Minimum Technical Skill Needed


Essay writing based on prompts. 

Time Commitment


Essay writing submission

Application Deadline

June 30, 2020

Application Process Includes

To be announced for 2020